WAR MEMORIAL AT WEST END

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207138
Date first listed:
17-Oct-1994
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL AT WEST END, THE GREEN

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL AT WEST END, THE GREEN

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Sunderland (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 41238 52906

Details

SUNDERLAND

NZ4152NW THE GREEN, Ryhope 920-1/23/266 (West side) War Memorial at west end

GV II

War memorial to Great War and WWII. c1920. Ashlar and bronze. Octagonal stepped base to high panelled, corniced plinth and tall, tapered, chamfered cross with low relief cross and leaves. Long inscription on E face of base made up of indiviual bronze letters, some removed; plaque on N to an airman (posthumous VC) who avoided Ryhope when crash landing; large letters on W face of base PRO PATRIA GREAT WAR 1914-1918; 8 panels on plinth each have about 50 names from WWI.

Listing NGR: NZ4123852906

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 24 July 2017.

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
391611
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 7 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/233867
War Memorials Register, accessed 24 July 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/72719

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 26 Aug 2001
Reference: IOE01/01595/22
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David E Sandersfield. Source Historic England Archive
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